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Orofacial Pain Should Not Dictate Your Life

Posted on 6/22/2020 by Woodland Hills OMS
We understand the complications that come with dental pain. Some dental pain can even lead to facial pain. In some cases, dental pain can actually cause the face to go numb making it very difficult to eat and drink. All of these problems make living your life to the fullest difficult and we know that we can help you solve your problems. How You Can Help Us Before you come into our office, it's a good idea to identify where your pain is coming from. Finding the location of your pain will help us in identifying the cause of it. Some common places that facial pain stems from is underneath the ear and around the jawline. Pain underneath the ear can be a sign that you grind your teeth and may have TMD. TMD is a condition of the jaw muscle that helps in opening and closing the jaw. If your pain comes from around your jawline, it could be a sign that you have dental issues related to tooth decay or gum disease. It may even be possible you have chipped a tooth and didn't recognize it. When you face goes numb, it could indicate that you have a serious dental infection going on and need urgent assistance. What Caused The Pain? Now that you have identified where the pain is coming from, it's a good idea to try and remember something that may have caused it. If you have recently experienced physical damage to the mouth, your pain may be coming from a chipped or broken tooth. It may also be a good idea to examine your mouth in the mirror. Any information you can give us at your visit will help us. If you are currently experiencing orofacial pain, we want you to know we are here to help. Give us a call, and we'll set up an appointment at your earliest convenience. It's time to stop letting orofacial pain dictate your life!...
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Orofacial Pain Should Not Dictate Your Life
6/22/2020
Why Talk to Us At the Earliest Signs of TMD?
6/8/2020
Depression from Poor Dental Health is Fixable
3/25/2020
Crown Lengthening Can Give You a Gorgeous Smile
3/15/2020
Causes of Oddities in Your Mouth Other Than Oral Cancer
2/29/2020
Can Impacted Canines Get Shifted Into the Right Position?
2/15/2020
What Might Be Causing Your Jaw to Hurt?
1/25/2020
Ways of Managing Swelling After Any Type of Oral Surgery
1/15/2020
Why Does Cold Weather Sometimes Make Your Jaw Hurt?
12/25/2019
What We Can Do to Help with Fractured Crowns
12/15/2019
How to Manage an Impacted Canine
11/25/2019
Can Exercising Your Jaw Decrease Your TMD?
11/15/2019
How Much Does Posture Affect Healing Following Oral Surgery?
10/25/2019
Importance of Keeping Your Mouth Clean After Any Oral Surgery Procedure
10/15/2019
Is a Sports Mouth Guard a Good Idea for You?
9/25/2019
How to Tell if You Broke Your Jaw in an Accident
9/15/2019
We Need to Know if You Regularly Wake Up to Jaw Pain
8/25/2019
What Does Bruxism Do to Your Enamel?
8/15/2019
How Long After Getting Dental Implants Can I Go Back to My Normal Routine?
7/23/2019
What Parts of Your Mouth Improve When You Get All-on-4 Implants?
7/13/2019
Most Common Causes of Bony Growths of the Mouth
6/25/2019
Is Sleep Apnea Something We Can Treat in Our Office?
6/15/2019
Sleep Apnea Does Not Need to Rule Your Life
5/25/2019
Signs Your Oral Piercing Has an Infection
5/15/2019
Can Gum Lead to Jaw Pain?
4/25/2019
Bruxism Often Happens During the Night - Here is How to Tell if You Have It
4/15/2019
What Are the Effects of Microdontia?
3/25/2019
Things to Know Before Getting Dental Implants
3/15/2019
Foods To Avoid During Bone Graft Recovery
2/25/2019
Benefits You Get After Getting Dental Implants
2/15/2019
How Crown Lengthening Can Boost Your Confidence?
1/25/2019
What Foods to Make Sure to Avoid for the First Week After Oral Surgery
1/15/2019
Swelling Following Oral Surgery is Normal, But When Is It Too Much?
12/25/2018
Snoring is Not Something You Should Ignore
12/15/2018
When Does an Extraction Become Surgical?
11/30/2018
What You Eat Can Affect Your TMJ Pain
11/20/2018
Why Do Cheeks Tend to Swell Following Oral Surgery?
10/25/2018
What Recovery from Oral Surgery Entails
10/15/2018
Why You May Need a Sinus Lift Prior to Getting Implants
9/23/2018
Why Oral Surgeons Like Us Are the Best People to See Following Facial Injuries
9/13/2018
Why Does Your Mouth Always Seem to Have Lumps?
8/30/2018
Where Does Most Jaw Pain Originate?
8/20/2018
Can Your Sinuses Hurt Your Teeth?
7/20/2018
Times Where a Sinus Lift Can Improve Your Oral Health
7/10/2018
Signs You Have an Oral Infection
6/23/2018
How Oral Appliances Can Help Treat Sleep Apnea
6/13/2018
Most Common Problems That Come from Untreated Bruxism
5/23/2018
How Do Teeth Get Impacted?
5/13/2018
What Options Your Oral Surgeon May Offer When Facing Oral Cancer
4/20/2018
How a Fractured Jaw Gets Repaired
4/10/2018

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